Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Any Time

Location

Online Webinar
8005480497
naadac@naadac.org

Cost Range

FREE to $35.00

Host and Instructor

Host: NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals
Instructor: Mita M. Johnson, EdD, LPC, LMFT, LAC, MAC, SAP

Credits

C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Alcohol and Drug Abuse: 1.50
Specialization: NAADAC
If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 1.5 CEs for free.
C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Alcohol and Drug Abuse: 3.00
Specialization: NAADAC
If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 3 CEs for $35.

Description

Addiction counselors and allied service providers have an ethical obligation to protect their clients, their communities, and themselves through infection and disease containment. In addition, all National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals (NCC AP) national credentials require at least six hours of HIV/Bloodborne Pathogens-specific education. Earn your CEs on your schedule, at home or in the office, wherever you have a computer, tablet, or phone!



Section 2: Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Clients who are exposed to infected blood are at high risk for contracting HIV. HIV is a chronic illness in need of lifelong treatment engagement. This section of the webinar will define key terms used when discussing HIV and AIDS and disease transmission. The primary actions of current medications will be explained. Questions will be provided that can help the clinician assess risk. Cultural implications of engagement and treatment will be explored. Current testing procedures will be explored.

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